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Excellent Connection, but not receiving packets

Discussion in 'Networking' started by christinea, Aug 5, 2009.

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  1. christinea

    christinea Thread Starter

    Aug 5, 2009
    Yesterday my computer experienced a power drop out and now i am unable to access the internet with my network adapter. I'm using a Linksys WUSB54G. It has excellent signal strength but is unable to find the internet. I have tried:

    -manually resetting the router and modem
    -using both manual and DHCP assigned IP address and DNS servers
    -resetting the winsock and netlog
    -uninstalling and reinstalling drivers
    -and using a different adapter WUSB54GC with the same results as before.

    I can not seem to work, any suggestions would be appreciated

    Christine Ashley
  2. TerryNet

    TerryNet Moderator

    Mar 23, 2005
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    Are you able to connect and get internet access by ethernet?

    Please set the wireless for DHCP addressing, try to connect and show ...

    Start, Run, CMD, OK to open a command prompt:
    (For Vista or 7 type CMD in the Search box after Start)

    Type the following command:


    [Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

    Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
    Paste the results in a message here.

    If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.
  3. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

    Oct 19, 2002
    I'd disable all encryption and MAC filtering on the router for a test and see if you can connect that way.
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